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Univision
Aug 28, 2013 6:00pm PDT
. >> martín luther king no murió en vano dijo el presidente barack obama, dijo que el congreso cambió y el país cambio. >> en méxico familiares de los 12 jóvenes asesiandos en el bar heaven, dicen que tienen dudas, y pidieron a las autoridades hacer más estudios para encontrar la paz >>hay personas que presentan extensión por dar un nombre en la frontera, para eso deben pedir perdón. >> cuálesson s retos?. >> desafortunadamente están usando estos problemas, si dio información falsa no podrá tener el perdón, no podrá ser investigado el caso. >> quienes califican ?. >> este perdón beneficia a las personas que entraron a estados unidos que son familiares de ciudadanos de acá y si demuestran que sufririan mucho si no le dan la excension. >> estas personas tendrían que salir, van a poder salir de estados unidos teniendo la tranquilidad de que tienen el perdón, ellos van a tener que salir, los invitamos a que estén seguros y que cumplen con los requisitos que sonf atlético familiares . >> buenas tardes diana. >> más adelante más información, ahora llame a los expertos l
Univision
Aug 28, 2013 6:30pm PDT
mediterrÁneo esperando una orden de ataque contra blancos de siria. el presidente obama dijo que no tomÓ una decision. y se cumplen 50 aÑos del discurso de martin luther king. >>> y en mÉxico el hallazgo de la vÍctima nÚmero 13 podrÍa llevar al autor de la masacre del bar heaven. y maduro vuelve a provocar criticas de su pueblo por confundir un pasaje de la biblia. comenzamos. ♪ ♪ ♪ ♪ >>> este es su "noticiero univisiÓn" con jorge ramos y marÍa elena salinas. ♪ >>> quÉ tal, buenas noches. estarÁn estados unidos y sus aliados al borde de una nueva guerra? todo parece indicar que un ataque castigo contra siria es inminente, pero se consideran factores polÍticos y diplomÁticos, la onu pide mas tiempo para completar investigaciÓn. y el mientras el mundo se pone de acuerdo el pueblo sirio sigue sufriendo por el embate de su gobierno. >>> la violencia en siria no para desde que conocieron las primeras imÁgenes del ataque con armas quÍmicas, estados unidos no tiene dudas que se usÓ armas quÍmicas, los misiles esperan la orden de ataque del presidente obama. son 4 buques co
NBC
Aug 28, 2013 5:00pm PDT
to the nation 50 years after dr. martin luther king's. president obama making reviving the middle class his theme not just for today. he will keep it for the tough political fight ahead over the budget. live in washington. i . >>> fewer cops, more counselors. a report sponsored in part by the aclu finds black students in oakland are much more likely to be arrested than their peers. as a result it is recommending the oakland unified school district reduce police officers to patrol in and around schools and hire more school counselors. >> i believe it will not make our schools safer because many black youths in oakland are coming into contact because of stereotypes. >> disagrees when it comes to bhie black youths are arrested more frequently and what more oakland unified can do about the problem. >>> now to a developing story. president obama announced today the u.s. has concluded that the syrian government carried out the chemical weapons attack last week that killed hundreds. u.n. inspectors are in syria to investigate the alleged attack. earlier today the u.n. security council fa
Univision
Aug 28, 2013 11:35pm PDT
. de martÍn luther king obama exhortÓ a cada uno de ellos a convertirse en un manifestante de la era moderna. a favor de la justicia econÓmica y la armonÍa racial. >>> por cierto la famosa frase, la frase de tengo un sueÑo, del discurso de luther ting estuvo a punto de quedarse sin pronunciar. su asesor le pidiÓ en aquel momento que no la utilizara en su discurso. pensaba que estaba trillada y que la utilizado muchas veces. segÚn historiadores king dijo que era el momento correcto para utilizarla en esos 16 minutos de discurso, que sirvieron para dar el mÁs importante impulso al momento vimien movimiento por los derechos civiles. >>> en instantes presten atenciÓn, porque usted podrÍa ser demandado si la persona con la que usted estÁ intercambiando mensajes de texto, tiene un accidente mientras maneja. tendrÁn las escuelas derecho a monitorear las cuentas de facebook y twitter de sus alumnos, hablaremos de esta controversia por una iniciativa en california. sentenciaba a un maestro que violÓ a una de sus alumnas, porque la niÑa de 14 aÑos tuvo la culpa. si le gusta almorz
KICU
Aug 28, 2013 7:00pm PDT
obama helped celebrate a key moment in our nation's history. his speech that echoed martin luther king junior's speech. >>> things are going to warm up. how warm will it be in your city tomorrow? i'll have the details. . >>> they came by the thousands from every corner of our country, men and women, young and old, blacks who long for freedom, and whites what can no longer accept freedom for themselves while witnessing the segregation of others. >> president obama on the mall today pay be tribute to dr. martin luther king junior and all those who marched 50 years ago. thousands participated in today's celebration, and it not only noted the progress but the ground that yet needs to be traveled. >> bells rang out at the exact hour martin luther king's dream sang out. >> president obama, the nation's first black president, standing exactly where dr. king stood reflecting on the progress and the work that remains. >> no one can match king's brilliant, but the same flame that lit the heart of all who are willing to take the first step for justice. i know that flame remains. >> and other time
Al Jazeera America
Aug 29, 2013 3:00am EDT
united states remembers martin luther king and his dream of racial equality 15 years on. >> barack obama says the u.s. military has presented him with options for strikes against syria, but he has not yet made a decision. he's coming increasing pressure from the u.n. and russia to hold off. they want u.n. monitors currently inside syria to complete their investigations into a suspected chemical weapons attack last week. obama said the aim of the military reaction would be to deter future chemical weapon attacks. >> obama: if in fact, we can take limited tailored approaches, not getting drawn into a long conflict, not a repetition of iraq, which i know a lot of people are worried about, but if we're saying in a clear and decisive but limited way that we send a shot across the bow saying stop doing this, that could have a positive impact on our national security over the long term, and may have a positive impact in the sense that chemical weapons are not used again on innocent civilia civilians. >> reporter: our white house correspondent has more from washington on the domestic considerati
Telemundo
Aug 28, 2013 11:00pm PDT
ilegales", blanca ---hoy se vivio un momento historico en washington, dc ...cuando barack obama conmemor los 50 aÑos del inolvidable discurso de martin luther king junior...."teng o un sueÑo". pitch - cesar ---en ese entonces, obama apenas era un niÑo...pero gracias al legado de king, en este medio siglo se han derrumbado muchas barreras raciales ---lori montenegro nos amplia. take pkg 0:01 0:25 0:38 0:54 0:59 1:04 1:45 - quick 1:53 pkg stop open take vo blanca ---el presidente barack obama dijo que su administracin ha concluido que el gobierno sirio ha sido el responsable del ataque de la semana pasada con posible uso de gases txicos y, por tanto, tiene que haber una respuesta internacional. ---el mandatario dijo que an no hay una decisin sobre qu tipo de respuesta dar su gobierno, ataque que no contar con el apoyo de naciones unidas ante la oposicion de rusia. ---el gobierno sirio de "bachar al asad" ha dicho en reiteradas ocasiones que los seÑalamientos de uso de armas qumicas fueron parte de un plan de los rebeldes para culpar al gobierno. stop open . cesar ---miles de m
FOX News
Aug 28, 2013 11:00pm PDT
interesting on this day where president obama approaches the podium and speaks about martin luther king junior, martin luther king junior was a passivist, he was anti-war. so this overhang of syria over president obama right now, with the decision, maybe it is go time in syria on the steps where martin luther king 50 years ago spoke about a peaceful world, about chain reaction of evil, war is producing more wars, must be broken or we shall be plunged into the dark annihilation. he's caught between a rock and a hard place right now. >> tough place to be. >> i was going to go to miss tantaros. >> no question, the turning point for a very critical movement, the civil rights movement. dr. martin luther king had a niece, i wish she had spoken. i wish there was more representation from the other side of the political aisle, like his niece and hear different messages. john lewis, we'll take a look in the next block at what he said, when he talked about what he went through, he said you don't know unless you walked in my shoes. i've never walked in his shoes, so i don't know. i hear these stori
MSNBC
Aug 29, 2013 2:30am PDT
and it's strong. president obama along with former presidents bill clinton and jimmy carter and thousands of people descended on the national mall to mark the 50th anniversary of dr. martin luther king, jr.'s march on washington. president obama took the opportunity to remind the nation that our work on civil rights is far from over. >> but we would dishonor those heros as well to suggest that the work of this nation is somehow complete. the arch of the moral universe may bend toward justice but it doesn't bend on it's own. to secure the gains this country has made requires constant vigilance. >> president obama said that while no one could match reverend king's brillance, the spirit from 50 years ago still lives on. yesterday was a testament to that. >>> fast food workers from across the united states set to strike today, this after an almost yearlong campaign to raise wages in the service sector. this isn't the first protest by the workers but it's expected to be one of the largest. thousands are set to stage walk outs in 35 cities around the country as part of a push to get c
PBS
Aug 28, 2013 7:00pm PDT
of chemical weapons. barack obama set to speak at the very spot martin luther king delivered his iconic i have a dream address 50 years ago today. police in china offer an award leading to an address after a six-year-old boy had his eyes gouged out. much more at the top of the hou. welcome back or welcome if you're just joining us. france has just announced that if you want full retirement benefits you will have to be working a little bit longer. it has been a big campaign issue but it turns out that the socialists are also going to have to do something to plug the hole in the deficit. it begs the broader question which is can france reform with us. phil, who represents the french broad. your home constituency. >> french people living in thos. >> epic. the thomas moore foundation, thank you for being back with us. it has been a brutal couple of years for france's economy. perhaps one of the symbols that you could face. laster, it was forced to shut a major plant. and yet, i hope springs eternal. the company has just had its share price going up and a new model. but jobs, they may
PBS
Aug 28, 2013 6:30pm PDT
of the most famous speeches in modern american history. in 1963, martin luther king made his call in washington for racial equality great >> and barack obama, america's first black president, to lead ceremonies to mark the anniversary. king's speech was to become the rallying cry of an entire generation. >> i have a dream that one day this nation will rise up, live out the true meaning of its creed that we hold these truths to be self evident, that all men are created equal. >> that speech was the culmination of the march on washington ivirights reforms anniversaryrreny underway in th. capital. thousands of marchers have been gathering outside the lincoln memorial, the site of the address. a short time ago, president barack obama and his wife arrived. former president jimmy carter and bill clinton are also on hand. the two other surviving presidents, george bush and george w. bush were all -- were unable to attend. president obama began addressing the crowd a few moments ago. >> we rightly and best remember dr. king's soaring oratory that they. how he gave a mighty voice to the quiet
FOX Business
Aug 28, 2013 10:00pm EDT
%. falling yesterday in the safe a half know play. it is a hisric day in washington, president obama spoke with thousands of marchers on the national mall, 50 years to the day after martin luther king jr. led the march on washington and delivered his i have a dream speech. >> it dismiss the magnitude of this progress, to suggestion as sometimes do that littl has changed, that dishonors the courage and the sacrifice of those who paid the price to march in those years. we would dishonor those heroes as well to suggestion that the work of this nation is somow cocomplete. lori: calling to americans to finish the great unfinished business of opportunity. joining me now welcome to you. your impression's president's speech. >> 50 years ago, god poke to america through a -- spoke to america through a man. the baton has been passed to a new generation, to get back to a dream. hover you define yourself, we're all americans. a massage today, purpose thing -- a message today, 50 years ago president of united states hid in the white house. today, three presidents spoke to america and two others w
Univision
Aug 28, 2013 5:00pm PDT
martin luther king y donde el presidente obama pronuncio un emotivo discurso.el presidente nicolas maduro esta ciendo criticado nuevamente por haber cometido un error . el mandatario venezolano confundir una cita biblica de jesucristo.mas esta tarde ♪ >>> gracias a los avances de la medicina y donaciones de miles de personas esta menor tiene la esperanza de vivir, le extrajeron liquido de su cerebro, porque naciÓ con hidrocefalia. le deseamos la mejor de las suertes. y pasando a otros temas, un pastor de una iglesia en texas es objeto de criticas por recomendar a sus seguidores que no se vacunen y co vacunen a sus hijos, es que se produjo un brote de sarampiÓn que afecto a 16 personas. y el motivo es que muchos creen que alegan que las enfermedades pueden curarse con la fe. ♪ >>> para algunos el calor es intenso, para otros aunque no lo creas, otros dicen que se mueren de frÍo. >>> vamos a regresar con jackie guerrido para hablar del tiempo. >>> claro que sÍ. y cuÁl sera la verdad? unos se mueren de calor, otros de frÍo, es lo que podemos sentir y lo que vemos. y es una r
CBS
Aug 28, 2013 5:00pm PDT
and yes, eventually the white house changed. >> president obama speaks to the nation in the same spot dr. martin luther king talked about his dream 50 years ago. ,, ,, female announcer: female announcer: when you see this truck, it means another neighbor is going to sleep better tonight because they went to sleep train's ticket to tempur-pedic event. choose from a huge selection of tempur-pedic models, including the new tempur-choice with head-to-toe customization. plus, get 36 months interest-free financing, two free pillows, and free same-day delivery. are you next? announcer: but don't wait. sleep train's ticket to tempur-pedic is ending soon. ♪ your ticket to a better night's sleep ♪ it ripped through this faird neighborhood about 24 hours. >>> five homes are in ruins and 10 others damage after a devastating fire ripped through a fairfield neighborhood about 4 hours ago. today familiar -- about 24 hours ago. today families came back to take a look at what was left. and for one man we spoke to, there wasn't much. >> i just have to start over again, you know, like there's nothin
Univision
Aug 28, 2013 11:00pm PDT
viernes. >> se cumplieron 50 años después de que martin luther king junior hiciera su discurso "i have a dream". >> ha pasado medio siglo en las escalinatas martin luther king empezó su sueño por los derechos civiles y el presidente barack obama dio un emotivo discuros, gracias a esa marcha el mundo cambio, los ex presidentes bill clinton y jimmy carter también esuvieron presentes, emociones que no pudo contener trinidad. >> es una emoción estar con mi hija que sepa lo que es liuchar por la gente. >> lo inspiro para luchar por los más necesitados. >> estaba en california trabajando en el campo, ganabamos 5 dólares la hora y pensaba que así era en los estados unidos. >> si bien es cierto que mucho se ha logrado sobre todo los derechos de los 11 millones de inmigrantes indocumentados. >> michos de que los que están aquí dicen que los latinos tienen los mismos retos de los afroamericanos, que es el derecho de votar. >> 11 millones son bastantes personas y en mi opinión debería darles uno la oportunidad porque han estado viviendo aquí. >> y en algunos ambitos no será fácil. t
KRON
Aug 29, 2013 4:00am PDT
. president barack obama commemorated doctor martin luther king junior's "i have a dream" speech at the event. during obama's speech, he talked about the lasting legacy of the 1963 march. >> because they marched, america became more free and more fair not just for african americans, but for women and latinos, asians and native americans, for catholics, jews and muslims, for gays, for americans with disabilities. america changed for you and for me and the entire world drew strength from that example. linepresident obama was one of several speakers at the ceremony. he joined past presidents jimmy carter and bill clinton as well as oprah winfrey and martin luther king junior's children. >> house speaker john boehner says he wants answers from president obama about possible u-s military action in syria. boehner says he wants a "clear, unambiguous explanation" of how military action will secure u-s interests. the president says he is still discussing whether to launch a military strike against syria. he says he believes the syrian government is responsible for an august 21st chemical wea
KRON
Aug 28, 2013 11:00pm PDT
time. dr. martin luther king jr. 's i have a dream speech. president obama was among the thousands who gathered on the national mall in washington to honor those who marched and thought for civil rights. here in the bay area, kron 4's haaziq madyun caught up with someone who was there for the original gathering and marched back in 1963. >> yes. >> reporter: you are look at a newspaper clipping photo of the legendary former oakland parts and recks supervisor paterson. taken when he was at the historic march on washington. >> king was a catalyst. >> reporter: on this 50th anniversary of king's i have a dream speech, patterson reflects on being there that monumental day. >> you think all these folk are going to washington. am i going to go to? nothing kept me back. >> reporter: nothing held back patterson who developed such great oakland sports luminaries like kirk flood and bill russell. always inspiring others, however, patterson says it was king who inspired him as he it is on the board of directors on the east bay municipal utility district. >> i it is on the board of directors of
PBS
Aug 28, 2013 6:00pm PDT
obama, congressman john lewis, martin luther king jr. iii, and oprah winfrey. find those on the rundown. >> woodruff: we return now to the question of syria. jeffrey brown leads a debate over options for the obama administration. >> brown: the question: how should the u.s. respond to syria's alleged chemical weapons attack? we discuss that with ivo dahlder, former u.s. ambassador to nato and now president of the chicago council on global affairs. hisham melhem is the washington bureau chief of al arabiya news channel. and john mearsheimer is a professor at the university of chicago and has written extensively on strategic issues. ivo dahlder, i'll start wurk given the options the u.s. discussed what do you think the u.s. should do? >> i think the president laid it out in thenterview we just saw. we clearly have a case in which chemical weapons were used. i think the evidence the administration has collected and needs to present to the american public and, indeed, to the world, demonstrating that this was a use of chemical weapons by the regime suggests that standing still and not doing
CNN
Aug 28, 2013 10:00pm PDT
. what's your policy? >>> president obama stood where 50 years ago martin luther king, jr. gave his famous i have a dream speech. the nation's first african-american president celebrated his legacy and all of those who fought and gave their lives for civil rights. >> because they march, america became more free and more fair. not just for african-americans but for women and latinos. asians and thnative americans, catholics, jews, muslims. for gays, for americans with disabilities. america changed for you and for me. >> for so many who knew dr. king and fought so long to make his dream a reality. today was emotional. it was for maya angelou, poet, civil rights activist. i spoke to her earlier. for you on this day what does dr. king's dream mean today? what do you think is the march of significance today? >> i think that at once i'm delighted that he had the dream. i'm delighted if he awakened right now he could also say some of my dream has come to pass and see the african-american family in the white house. a man and a woman and their children and a grandmother. a black grandmother in the
CNN
Aug 28, 2013 5:00pm PDT
. you're looking for a place for your life to happen. history today. president obama stood where 50 years ago martin luther king jr. gave the famous i have a dream speech. the first african american president celebrating his legacy for all those who fought and gave their rights for civil rights. >> because they marched america became more free and fair not just for african americans but women, latinos, asians, catholics, jus, muslims, for gays, americans with disabilities. america changed for you and for me. >> for so many who knew dr. king and fought so long to make his dream a reality, today was very emotional, obviously. it was for maya angelou, poet, civil rights activist. i spoke to her earlier. for you on this day, what does dr. king's dream mean to you? was the significance of today? >> i think that at once i'm delighted that he had the dream. i'm delighted that if he awakened right now, he could also say, ah, some of my dream has come to pass and see that their african american family in the white house, a man and -- a man and a woman and their children and a grandmother, a
KRON
Aug 28, 2013 8:00pm PDT
and never died. and because they kept marching america change. >> pam: dr. martin luther king iconic i have a dream speech. president obama and two former presidents spoke as well as well of a number of the rights leaders. >> reporter: the bell rang as a celebration of progress and also have a call for action. >> he challenged our nation. >> reporter: on the same day in steps later >> his words beyond the long to ages leaving a power and prophecy and unmatched in our time. >> reporter: to former presidents. >> that his dream is still alive. >> that this march and that speech change america. >> let freedom ring was a doctor came closing call for a better and more just america! >> the march on washington teaches us that we are not that we are masters of our faith but it also teaches us that the promises of this nation will only be kept in one work together. >> reporter: one thing that has gone loss' and all this celebration lasted your resume march was on equality for all its. >> jacqueline: low clouds pushing over city hall and that the fault is already into our bay shore spirit i wil
MSNBC
Aug 29, 2013 1:00pm PDT
about, white people stepping up to the plate and being responsible, too. when mr. obama can do that. when president obama can use his bully pulpit to do both, and then the effectiveness of his excoriation of black people will ring true. martin luther king junior spoke against social injustice. mr. obama, president obama has a far way to go. of a prophetic pulpit, which talks about personal responsibility as well as structural deficits. >> thank you also to dana milbank. >>> coming up, pat robertson said, what about gay americans? you won't believe this. well, actually maybe you will. [ female announcer ] it's simple physics... a body at rest tends to stay at rest... while a body in motion tends to stay in motion. staying active can actually ease arthritis symptoms. but if you have arthritis, staying active can be difficult. prescription celebrex can help relieve arthritis pain so your body can stay in motion. because just one 200mg celebrex a day can provide 24 hour relief for many with arthritis pain and inflammation. plus, in clinical studies, celebrex is proven to improve daily p
CW
Aug 28, 2013 10:00pm PDT
asking for a right to earn more moneys is. >> weighing options when it comes to syria. president obama says the u.s. may go against the united nations wishes. >>> honoring the dream. martin luther king, jr. speech 50 years ago. >>> continuing coverage of the bay bridge closure. >>> met a number of the folks on treasure island today. the construction going on. high temperature. we made it to the 80s away from the water. there was significant change coming to the bay area as we head toward the weekend. details on that next. ,,,,,,,,,,,, chemical weapons attack aga its own people. but the united states says co prevent fu obamas in. >>> president obama has not decided how the u.s. will react to the chemical attack in syria. >> i have no interest in any kind of open-ended cob flick in syria, but we have to make sure when countries break international norms on weapons like chemical weapons that could threaten us they are held accountable. an american submarine along with four destroyers and a fifth is on the way. >>> thousands of people from across the country gathered in the national mall t
CBS
Aug 28, 2013 5:30pm PDT
with the 50th anniversary of the march and dr. martin luther king's i have a dream speech. president obama stood as dr. king did at the lincoln memorial and addressed a crowd of thousands gathered on the national mall. he paid tribute to those who had marched a half century earlier demanding jobs and freedom. >> on the battlefield of justice men and women without rank or wealth or title or fame would liberate us all in ways that our children now take for granted. as people of all colors and creeds live together and learn together and walk together and fight alongside one another and love one another and judge one another by the content of our character in this greatest nation on earth. >> pelley: the president had warned yesterday that his speech would not be as good as dr. king's, which is considered by many to be among the best political speeches of all time. jeff pegues was in the crowd for us today. >> reporter: a crowd of tens of thousands pressed up against barricades on the national mall. young and old arrived from across the country to join a celebration half a century in the
CNN
Aug 28, 2013 11:00pm PDT
famous words, i have a dream. dr. martin luther king's vision 50 years later. has the dream come true? let's go outfront. >>> i'm jessica yellin in for erin burnett. outfront tonight breaking news. making the case for war. president obama directly addressed the possibility of a strike against syria just moments ago in an interview with pbs' the news hour. >> we have not yet made a decision but the international norm against the use of chemical weapons needs to be kept in place. and nobody disputes or hardly anybody disputes that chemical weapons were used on a large scale in syria against civilian populations. we have looked at all of the evidence and we do not believe the opposition possessed nuclear weapons or chemical weapons of that sort. we do not believe that given the delivery systems using rockets that the opposition could have carried out these attacks. we have concluded that the syrian government carried these out, and if so, there need to be international consequences. we are consulting with allies and international community. i have no interest in open ended conflict
NBC
Aug 28, 2013 5:30pm PDT
martin luther king jr. delivered his famous "i have a dream" speech 50 years ago today. president obama headlined a chorus of speakers saluting the racial justice that changed this country. a lot more on that in a few minutes. >>> but first, the remmings in this city about a possible military attack against syria as early as this week over its use of chemical weapons. tonight the pentagon says the u.s. military is ready to attack but in an interview this evening president obama says he has not made a decision to order a military strike. and new pressure on the president. the speaker of the house is demanding he make the case for any military action against syria. we want to begin our coverage with nbc's chief foreign affairs correspondent andrea mitchell in our washington newsroom. andrea, good evening. >> reporter: good evening, lester. diplomacy came to a dead end at the united nations when the russians again blocked any action against syria. but tonight the president faces a new political challenge as you mentioned from the republican speaker of the house, asking how a military
CNN
Aug 28, 2013 9:00pm PDT
get the death penalty. why tavis smiley said if martin luther king were alive today he may have words of criticism for president obama. >>> and this about hannah anderson. >> i remember vividly telling my brother she's trouble. she's going to -- i said you need to watch for that one. she's trouble. it wanz encounter and we ask star jones what she thought of that and mom versus miley. the mom who warns let miley cyrus be a lesson for you. we begin with the deepening crisis in syria and what the white house intends to do about it. one of the only western reporters in syria is with us tonight. fred, mounting tension in syria and around the world as everyone braces itself for what is now seen as an inevitable military strike. how would you describe the atmosphere in damascus. >> it is an eerie atmosphere at this hour. one thing we have been hearing from reports, we haven't been able to confirm yet but the syrian military has started to draw down staff in key buildings. the head of the air force and army, as well. the other thing is they have apparently moved some artillery in the mountain
MSNBC
Aug 29, 2013 7:00am PDT
mayer. >>> a provocative question the day after president obama gave the keynote speech marking the 50th anniversary of martin luther king's "i have a dream" speech. >> have the conservatives judged this man by the content of his character? >> absolutely not. most of the political have an union pinning of race. >> president obama downplayed the assertion that race was behind the republican gridlock. >> i was on the stage with president clinton, and i remember him having a pretty hard time with republicans as well. there does seems to be sometimes just democratic presidents generally being -- efforts being made to gee legitimize them. >> let's bring in joe watkins and democratic strategist and former edwards campaign spokesman chris skofinas. what do you think of that? >> it's one of those things where you don't want to believe it. obviously you have a lot of republican -- i don't by any means believe they are racist, so it's something that you don't want to believe, but when you step back and i think this is where the american public, and in particular i would say the african-americ
ABC
Aug 28, 2013 11:00pm PDT
commemorate the 50th anniversary of the march on washington and martin luther king, junior's legendary "i have a dream" speech. tens of thousands of people converge owed the capitol to take part. president obama celebrated people who work every day to keep king's dream alive. >> everyone who realizes the glorious patriots knew on that day that change does not come from washington, but to washington. change has always been built on our willingness. we, the people who take on the citizenship, you are marching. >> martin luther king, junior's granddaughter stole the show today. yolanda kept her cool as the president took a moment to talk with her. before that she helped ring the bell that you just havered -- you just heard a moment ago. >>> from 50 years ago in washington to more than 70 years ago in the bay area, take a look at what some of our abc7 news viewers found in the wall of their home as they were undergoing a construction project. these you report peck tours are from the san francisco chronicle in november 1937 when the bay bridge was just a year old. if you have gnaw
MSNBC
Aug 29, 2013 9:00am PDT
doesn't bend on its own. >> that was president obama speaking in the same spot where dr. martin luther king jr. delivered his "i have a dream" speech 50 years ago. his message was to mark the progress our country has made and hop or those who fought for it, but also to look forward to the next chapter in civil rights. as president obama looked forward, some right ward flank used the anniversary as an opportunity to return to the wor worst parts, stereotypes and ignorance. case in point joe walsh. >> i have a dream. i got a dream that young black males don't become daddies until after they're married and until after they have a job. how about that? i have a dream that blacks cease their dependency on government which has enslaved them to a life of poverty. >> now just to be clear, the man who was sued for more than $100,000 in overdue child support feels entitled to tell us a little bit about parenting advice. but to his other musing, he wasn't the only one chapeling the welfare queen view of america. >> president obama and many in the civil rights industry believe that government must
CBS
Aug 29, 2013 4:00am PDT
insurgents in iraq and afghanistan. >>> president obama and former presidents clinton and carter celebrated the 50th anniversary of the march on washington. the civil rights protest which featured martin luther king's i have a dream speech was remembered as a turning point in american history yesterday. >>> u.s. marshals arrested to two people they say took things too far between a soccer match in april. jennifer martez and a 21-year-old vargas are in a jail charged with disorderly conduct and harassment. portland police say they joined fans and viciously attacked another fan in the parking lot. his windshield was smashed as you can see here and his car is a mess. police have identified the other suspects and say charges are pending. >>> and police are searching for an armed robber who locked up a group of mcdonald's workers in their own freezer. he hit the restaurant in pleasanton at 3:00 yesterday morning. the robber reportedly broke in through the drive through window, demanded money from the safe. he took off after locking up the staff. fortunately nobody was hurt. >>> 4:24 now, the sup
Telemundo
Aug 28, 2013 6:30pm PDT
siglo, despuÉs de que martÍn luther king hablara de su sueÑo de igualdad de oportunidades para todos. museveni parte de su sueÑo reizado en el primer presidente barack obama. la marcha hace 50 aÑos. muestra que mo estamos atrapado por los errores de la historia. declarÓ obama, agrego el destino estÁ en nuestras manos. >>> y aunque la lucha de king ha dado sus frutos, otros aÚn luchan por sus sueÑos. >>> sabemos que la educaciÓn en este paÍs, no es igual para todo el mundo. >>> necesitamos mÁs oportunidades de trabajo. >>> la inmigraciÓn. >>> sÍ, se puede. >>> la activista dolores huerta dijo que los hispanos tienen que hacer eco. >>> tenemos que pedir a todo el mundo que nos ayude, estamos en un punto clave de ganar una reforma de inmigraciÓn. >>> una lucha que king hubiera apoyado por considerarlo fundamental para lograr libertad y justicia >>> y el presidente obama, dijo que decir que no hay avances seria deshonrar a quienes han, opero diero persona dier perdieron sus vidas en los derechos civiles. y el presidente clinton y el presidente bush, dijeron que hay much
PBS
Aug 28, 2013 5:30pm PDT
luther king delivered a speech in washington. he uttered the words "i have a dream." thousands gathered at the lincoln memorial at the national mall 50 years on. president obama was joined by bill clinton and jimmy carter. obama said king and other civil rights leadee local assemblieses, congress and even the white house. but he also expressed concern for the nation's economic disparities that are widening, not shrinking. >> as always has been noted, black unemployment has remained almost twice as high as white unemployment. latino unemployment close behind. the gap in wealth between races has not lessened, it's grown. >> opinion polls suggest that 79% of african-americans say the country still has a long way to go before it achieves a society free of racial prejudices. >>> i have a dream w those words martin luther king jr. inspired people everywhere to join him in his quest for equal rights for all. 50 years after the speech, people continued to reflect on the importance of his vision. the reverend dr. martin luther king jr. was born in 1929 in atlanta, georgia. he became a l
KOFY
Aug 28, 2013 11:30pm PDT
washington and martin luther king, junior's legendary "i have a dream" speech. tens of thousands of people converge owed the capitol to take part. president obama celebrated people who work every day to keep king's dream alive. >> everyone who realizes the glorious patriots knew on that day that change does not come from washington, but to washington. change has always been built on our willingness. we, the people who take on the citizenship, you are marching. >> martin luther king, junior's granddaughter stole the show today. yolanda kept her cool as the president took a moment to talk with her. before that she helped ring the bell that you just havered -- you just heard a moment ago. >>> from 50 years ago in washington to more than 70 years ago in the bay area, take a look at what some of our abc7 news viewers found in the wall of their home as they were undergoing a construction project. these you report peck tours are from the san francisco chronicle in november 1937 when the bay bridge was just a year old. if you have gnaw nostalgic pictures you would like to share with us send
ABC
Aug 29, 2013 1:40am PDT
luther king jr. rang out again and again as president obama and speakers honored the past and looked to the future. abc's tahman bradley has the latest. good morning. >> reporter: diana and john, good morning. it was a moment the marchers who came here 50 years ago could not have imagined. the president of the united states, a black man, speaking on this special anniversary. >> let freedom ring. >> reporter: half a century later on the same spot where dr. martin luther king delivered that speech, his daughter couldn't help but notice who was there with her in front of the lincoln memorial. >> today we have been honored to have three presidents of the united states. 50 years ago, the president did not attend. >> reporter: now the president is an african-american. >> because they marched, america became more free and more fair. america changed for you and for me. [ bells tolling ] >> reporter: moments before the president spoke, bells rang out across the u.s. to commemorate the moment in 1963 when dr. king uttered his famous phrase. >> as the bells toll today, let us reflect on the braver
CNN
Aug 28, 2013 6:00pm PDT
you for your actions. >> thank you. >>> coming next, smiley thinks the true message of martin luther king is being ignored and if dr. martin luther king would be alive today, he might have tough questions for president obama. ♪ ♪ never loved ♪ [ sighs ] ♪ ♪ have you ever, think ♪ ooohhhh, oh, oohh ♪ ♪ perfect work of art ♪ i knew right from the start ♪ i was sent here for you ♪ we were made to love [ male announcer ] the all-new 2014 chevrolet impala. made to love. [ male [off screen]the all-new 20hthere you are.pala. [speaking german] hi, grandpa! [off screen] give me a kiss! [speaking mandarin] what do you think? do you like it? [off screen] happy birthday! can you see that? [speaking polish] [off screen] did he apologize? [off screen] thanks, micah! [off screen] bye, guys. bye. see ya. oh my god! every day, more people connect face to face on the iphone than any other phone. i miss you. and son. >> because their marched doors of opportunity and education swung open so their daughters and sons. >> speaking on the "i have a dream" speech. he said the slain civi
FOX
Aug 28, 2013 10:00pm PDT
hour dr. martin luther king jr. delivered his now famous vision. the unforgettable voice paved the way for this moment. president obama, the nation's first black president, spending exactly where dr. king stood, reflecting on the progress and the work that remains. >> no one can match king's brilliance, but the same flame that let the heart of all who were willing to take the first step for justice, i know that flame remains. >> jim crow had a son called james crow jr. esquire. he writes voting suppression laws, and puts it in language that looks different but the results are the same. >> reporter: standing between three presidents on one side, and the king family on another, congressman john lewis, the last surviving speaker of the '63 march, challenged the nation, as dr. king did to make good on its promise. >> unemployment, poverty, and hunger, or the new struggle for voting rights. i say to each one of you today, we must never, ever give up. >> reporter: president obama and others pointed out the original march was about jobs and justice. noting the unemployment for blacks is a
KICU
Aug 28, 2013 11:00pm PDT
hour dr. martin luther king jr. delivered his now famous vision. the unforgettable voice paved the way for this moment. president obama, the nation's first black president, spending exactly where dr. king stood, reflecting on the progress and the work that remains. >> no one can match king's brilliance, but the same flame that let the heart of all who were willing to take the first step for justice, i know that flame remains. >> jim crow had a son called james crow jr. esquire. he writes voting suppression laws, and puts it in language that looks different but the results are the same. >> reporter: standing between three presidents on one side, and the king family on another, congressman john lewis, the last surviving speaker of the '63 march, challenged the nation, as dr. king did to make good on its promise. >> unemployment, poverty, and hunger, or the new struggle for voting rights. i say to each one of you today, we must never, ever give up. >> reporter: president obama and others pointed out the original march was about jobs and justice. noting the unemployment for blacks is a
PBS
Aug 28, 2013 5:00pm PDT
movement. 50 years ago in washington, martin luther king delivered a speech and utter the words, i have a dream. thousands gathered at the lincoln me moria will on the national mall 50 years on. president obama was joined by two former presidents, bill clinton and jimmy carter. he said king and other leaders helped change a sem pleas and congress and even the white house. he expressed concern that disparities are widening and not shrinking. >> this has been noticed like unemployment remained almost twice as high as white unemployment and latinos close behind. >> 79% of african-americans say the country has a long way to go before it achieved the society free of racial prejudices. king inspired americans from all parts of the country. 50 years after the speech, people are reflecting on his vision. martin luther king was born in 1929 in georgia and dedicated his to fighting discrimination. in august of 1963 he joined in the march on washington and thrived the words that would be repeated over and over. >> i have a dream. that my four little children will one day live in a nation where the
PBS
Aug 28, 2013 11:00pm PDT
for watching. we will see you tomorrow. before we leave, here is a clip of martin luther king's iconic 1963 "i have a dream" speech at the national mall, along with president obama's speech 50 years later. >> just as i have a dream. my four little children one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin but by the content of their character. i have a dream. >> when we turn not from each other or on each other but towards one another and we find that we do not walk alone. that is where courage comes from. 
CBS
Aug 28, 2013 11:00pm PDT
atlanta. it was the first black president. >> barack obama. >> because they marched, city council is changed and congress change and had, yes, eventually the white house changed. >> at 3:00, the hour in which dr. king delivered his speech, bells rang. martin luther king, iii, says his naur's dream is closer to being realized than it was in 1963, but there's still a long road ahead. >> we still have significant challenges around unemployment of young people specifically, young african americans and young from all communities. we still have challenges as it relates to violence. >> problems that can be overcome, he said, by following his father's advice, to reach across the divide and work together. in washington, danielle nottingham, kpix 0. >>> 8:00, the bay bridge closed to traffic. 8:00 crews and trucks were staged ready to begin the transformation to the new eastern span, and they have been hard at work for about three hours now, more than three hours, as a matter of fafkt. and, you know, the hours before the bridge closed, a lot of people were racing to get across. kie t do shows
FOX News
Aug 29, 2013 6:00am PDT
march on washington and reverend dr. martin luther king's historic "i have a dream" speech. and president obama, of course, was not the only high profile speaker there, he was joined by some big name celebrities. there's a great shot of oprah winfrey standing there. it was a little rainy, as you can see. also a rousing speech by the oscar winning actor and entertainer jamie foxx. but here's a question that some people are scratching their heads about today, because notably ab sent was a man by the name of tim scott who happens to be the only african-american who currently serves in the united states senate. but senator scott did not get the chance to share his thoughts there yesterday. he was on "fox & friends," though, in the morning. >> i think i have a responsibility to be as educated and as economically viable as possible so as to say that those folks who sacrifice for the dream, that the sacrifice was worth it. i am living my mother's american dream today. she worked 16 hours a day to keep us off of welfare, and because of her efforts, i was able to succeed. martha: he's an
CNN
Aug 29, 2013 12:00am PDT
for your actions. >> thank you. >>> coming next, smiley thinks the true message of martin luther king is being ignored and if dr. martin luther king would be alive today, he might have tough questions for president obama. >>> because they marched doors of opportunity and education swung open so their daughters and son. >> because their marched doors >> speaking on the "i have a dream" speech. he said the slain civil right's leader words, how much has changed and how much more needs to be done? tavis smiley, great to see you. >> great to see you, piers. >> everybody feeling moved and saying there is the dream right there. barack obama, president of the united states, speaking on the 50th anniversary, what more do you need to see that equality and civil rights have marched to washington and america? >> it was a great day, this is no doubt about it. one couldn't be there or watch it on television, certainly as an african american and not be proud and inhale this historic moment. >> where is the but, tavis? >> but, but, dr. king in his life talked about the triple threat, the three evils
Al Jazeera America
Aug 28, 2013 9:00pm EDT
gathered in front of the lincoln memorial, quite an act of that famous day in 1963 when martin luther king jr. claimed he had a dream. the march on washington were not simply freedom and civil rights but also good jobs and fair wages. and today, president obama picked up on those same themes. >> what does a profit of a man dr. king would ask, to sit at an integrated lunch counter if he can't afford the meal. this idea that one's liberty is linked to one's livelihood. that the pursuit of happiness requires the dignity of work, the skills to find work, decent pay, some measure of material security, this idea was not new. lincoln himself understood the declaration of independence in such terms. as a promise that, in due time, the weight should be lifted from the shoulders of all men. and that all should have an equal chance. and dr. king explained that the goals of african americans were identical to working people of all races. decent wages, fair working conditions. livable housing. full aid and security, health and welfare measures, conditions in which families can grow, have education
FOX News
Aug 28, 2013 6:00pm PDT
people gathered to march on washington for racial equality. on that day dr. martin luther king, jr., stoddard on the steps of the lincoln memorial to deliver his famous "i have a dream" speech. earlier president obama, our first black president, spoke on the same steps. joining us now, dr. king's niece. she is also the director of african-american outreach for peace for life and a professor at johns hopkins. fox news contributor himself dr. john carson. good to see you. >> hello. >> nice to see you. >> you wrote a column, "mlk would be alarmed by black on black violence, lack of family values." where are we 50 years later? >> you know, i i uh think he would be pleased with some of the positions that blacks achieved. no one raises their eyebrows now when they see a black ceo or airline captain. or a college president. maybe the president of the united states. so those are tremendous strides that have been made. but the problem is when you look in the black community you see 73% of babies born out of wedlock. tremendous black-on-black crime. more black males involved in the penal sys
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